161 East E Street
Forks, WA 98331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Forks Alternative School serves 25 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 62%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Forks Alternative School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Washington for:

School Overview

Forks Alternative School's student population of 25 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
1 teacher
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Forks Alternative School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (WA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
<50%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Forks Alternative School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
25:1
17:1
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American Indian
24%
2%
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Asian
n/a
8%
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Hispanic
12%
23%
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Black
n/a
4%
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White
52%
54%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
12%
8%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score
0.65
This chart display the diversity score of Forks Alternative School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(16-17)
≤20%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Forks Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Forks Alternative School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 25 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 25:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Top 1% in WA)
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.65 (Top 20%)

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